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HEMS 1200 - Emergency Medical Technician Initial (160 Hours)
The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program is designed for ambulance personnel, hospital and medical personnel, law enforcement officers, fire and rescue personnel, industry safety officers and other professions rendering emergency medical services to the public. The program consists of 152 hours of classroom instruction and a minimum of 8 hours of hospital clinical observation and training. The course includes anatomy, physiology, cardiopulmonary resuscitation certification, splinting techniques, lifting and moving patients, emergency childbirth and trauma & medical emergency care. Graduates take the National Registry written exam to qualify as Registered Emergency Medical Technicians. The course is approved by the Minnesota EMS Regulatory Board and Post-Board approved. Certification is recognized for a two-year period. As a result of 1999 Minnesota Legislation, prospective EMT students who have committed misdemeanors, gross misdemeanors or felonies may not qualify to be certified as Nationally Registered or Minnesota EMTs. (Prerequisite: None)


HEMS 1220 - Emergency Medical Technician Refresher (24 Hours)
This 24-hour course provides refresher training for state certified and nationally registered EMTs who must recertify every two years. Students must provide Minnesota EMT number and expiration date. The course is approved by the Minnesota EMS Regulatory Board and Post-Board approved. As a result of 1999 Minnesota Legislation, prospective EMT students who have committed misdemeanors, gross misdemeanors or felonies may not qualify to be certified as Nationally Registered or Minnesota EMTs. (Prerequisites: Provide Minnesota EMT number and expiration date)

The latest training schedule for EMT and First Responder / EMR courses is available on our Health Care page in the Training Schedules list.

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CBI Faribault Campus

Center for Business & Industry
1225 Third Street SW
Faribault, MN 55021
Local: 507-331-4290
Toll Free: 800-722-9359

Summer Hours: 
Monday-Thursday: 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
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CBI N. Mankato Campus

Center for Business & Industry
1920 Lee Boulevard
North Mankato, MN 56003
Local: 507-389-7203
Toll Free: 800-722-9359

Summer Hours
Monday-Thursday: 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
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